Usage examples for ledger

  1. Cherami stopped in front of the old clerk, who kept his eyes fixed on his ledger as before, making the same dull sound that some machines make: " Six- eight- fourteen- twenty- seven- thirty." – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. His volumes made up of articles in the Independent and the Ledger such as Star Papers, 1855, and Eyes and Ears, 1862, contain many delightful morceaux upon country life and similar topics, though they are hardly wrought with sufficient closeness and care to take a permanent place in letters. – Brief History of English and American Literature by Henry A. Beers
  3. Here is the book of goods sold, the book of goods received, and the ledger with the accounts; but there is no stock- book such as I find in almost all the other places where I work. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty